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  • Dream Theater Announces Fall Headlining Tour

    Dream Theater Announces Fall Headlining Tour

    Dream Theater has announced a headlining tour for the Fall that will take them around the East Coast and some of the Midwest. The tour will include the group playing through their latest album, The Astonishing, with “immersive and interactive settings.” Anchored by bass master John Myung, Dream Theater will begin the trek October 5th... »

  • Dream Theater’s Latest Album Goes Epic

    Dream Theater’s Latest Album Goes Epic

    Dream Theater’s latest album, The Astonishing, is a double-CD prog-metal extravaganza. As always, band co-founder John Myung handles bass duties on the album, which also employs the talents of prolific choral/orchestral arranger and conductor David Campbell, who is also known as the father of rock artist Beck. With a cast of characters, map and complete... »

  • Dream Theater Bass Play-Along Book Released

    Dream Theater Bass Play-Along Book Released

    Fans of the progressive metal band Dream Theater interested in learning John Myung’s bass lines have a little extra help via a new book, Dream Theater: Bass Play-Along Volume 47. The book, published by Hal Leonard Corp., includes the tab for 10 songs, as well as a CD featuring the bass lines and separate backing... »

  • Dream Theater Breaks Fourth Wall on New Live DVD

    Dream Theater Breaks Fourth Wall on New Live DVD

    Dream Theater experienced a homecoming when it played the Boston Opera House earlier this year and The Berklee College of Music Orchestra and Choir made a guest appearance. The band has a deep association with Berklee. Guitarist John Petrucci and bassist John Myung are Berklee alumni. Drummer Mike Mangini was a professor at the school... »

  • Dream Theater Releases Studio Album Box Set

    Dream Theater Releases Studio Album Box Set

    Progressive metal greats Dream Theater have released the quintessential set for anyone who loves their music. covers 10 studio albums by the group, which features the extraordinary founding member John Myung on bass. The group’s 2011 offering – A Dramatic Turn of Events – which is part of the set, was nominated for a Grammy.... »

  • Hal Leonard Publishes Dream Theater Bass Anthology

    Hal Leonard Publishes Dream Theater Bass Anthology

    John Myung’s playing in Dream Theater is hard to duplicate, but the from Hal Leonard aims to help you do just that, with transcriptions of 14 of the progressive metal band’s most popular songs as played by the iconic bassist. You can try your hand at replicating his technique, particularly his tapping style on “Metropolis-Part... »

  • Dream Theater Announces 2014 North American Tour Dates

    Dream Theater Announces 2014 North American Tour Dates

    After announcing European tour dates, Dream Theater has revealed their North American tour plans for 2014. The prog metal outfit will be kicking things off at Toronto’s Massey Hall before covering the States in the Northeast, Midwest, and West Coast. Their trek is capped with three dates in Mexico. “We are all really pumped and... »

  • Dream Theater Releases New Album and Announces Tour Dates

    Dream Theater Releases New Album and Announces Tour Dates

    Dream Theater has released their twelfth album, Dream Theater. Not only is this the band’s first self-titled release, it is also the first to fully feature the band’s newest drummer, Mike Mangini, who replaced Mike Portnoy in 2010. Dream Theater’s longest tenured members, bassist John Myung and guitarist John Petrucci are also joined by vocalist... »

  • Dream Theater: Instrumedley (John Myung Angle)

    Dream Theater: Instrumedley (John Myung Angle)

    Dream Theater’s “Instrumedley”, AKA “The Dance of Instrumentals” is an instrumental showcase the band performed only during their live shows. Here’s the best version of the performance – the one focused exclusively on bassist John Myung. »

  • Dream Theater Announces Summer Tour with the Crimson Projekct

    Dream Theater Announces Summer Tour with the Crimson Projekct

    Prog fans will have lots to look forward to this summer as Dream Theater is teaming up with Crimson Projekct for a hefty North American tour. The two bands will be kicking it off on June 15th in Rochester, New York before hitting Quebec, then criss-crossing the U.S. This marks the second North American leg... »